I recently read about the term ‘micro-angular’ in the March issue of V Magazine, describing it as one of the eyewear trends of 2018. I love how it aptly describes all these edgy, divergent frames I have been seeing perched on the noses of Gigi Hadid, Leandra Medine, Chriselle Lim and the like all year!

Gigi Hadid’s second collection for Vogue Eyewear is all about the micro-angular trend. Credit: Vogue Eyewear

Also known as matrix shades, named after the 1999 sci-fi hit, The Matrix, it seems the aesthetic future the show dreamed up then has indeed arrived. We leave you with photos of our favourite looks (featuring a special guest at the end!) and you decide if it’s for you!